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Anna Warwick

Anna Warwick

Anna is an Oxfam intern currently working in the Rights in Crisis team. She recently completed a Masters in International Development at the University of Birmingham.

Daw Ah Nu lives in a flood affected area of Myanmar and has been involved in range of Oxfam activities to build resilience. Credit: Dustin Barter/Oxfam 2016

Disaster insurance: propaganda or the future of aid?

Climate Change, Disasters 0 Comments

Could disaster insurance be the future of aid? Anna Warwick summarises the debate on the role of insurance to build resilience in disaster prone areas. From one of the sessions which took place at the Oxfam hosted Resilient Solutions symposium. Theresa May recently stated that disaster insurance programmes were the ‘future of aid.’ After seeing the panel on Weather Insurance …